Bhubaneswar: The body of yet another migrant labourer belonging to Kalahandi district reached his village Puti under Karalmunda block on Friday morning.
A pal of gloom descended in the village as the body of Sibabhakta Dwip reached the village this morning.
According to information, Sibabhaktra had fallen off a under-construction building at Rajkot in Gujarat and died two days ago. With Sibabhakta’s death, the total number of migrant labourers belonging to Kalahandi who died outside the State in recent days rose to 11, sources said.
Sibabhakta was not registered with the Odisha Building and other Construction Workers’ Welfare Board. He was the sole bread and butter earner of the village.
Villagers have demanded that the family be given adequate compensation for his family’s sustenance.